The Chicago Cubs today announced the 2014 regular season schedule. As the Cubs will open their 139th season, again it’s “wait till next year.” Or the year after that. Or the year after that. The Chicago Cubs should be competitive in 2015. Or maybe even good in 2016. Possibly.
The Cubs open ’14 on the road Monday, March 31 against the Pittsburgh Pirates with the 100th Anniversary season of Wrigley Field home opener taking place Friday, April 4 vs. the Philadelphia Phillies.
The 2014 season begins in Pittsburgh for the second-consecutive campaign, the first time the Chicago Cubs have opened in the same road city in back-to-back seasons since 2006-07 in Cincinnati.
The Chicago Cubs host the Phillies for their home opener for the first time since 1990. The first homestand features six games covering two series against Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.
The 2014 schedule features eight interleague series, including the annual home-and-home sets against the Chicago White Sox. The Chicago Cubs...